NICU LOVE: IN-UNIT SUPPORT GROUP
Love for Lily provides facilitated support groups for parents. We alternate weekly between Moms Group and Family Group. We teach coping skills and help families build community within their unit. Many of our program tenants are based on the teaching of the Hendricks Institute. Love for Lily facilitators are certified life coaches and focus on 3 main teachings: building allies, emotional literacy and breathing.
Essentials bags include simple things like a tooth brush and face wash that make a world of difference after a long night or a few long nights. There is a journals allow parents to write memories and thoughts and for nursing to help capture precious moments that happen while mom and dad are away. We include many items that bring comfort and that support the well being of the family.
Lasting love: POst NICU Support Group
Lasting Love Mom’s Group for Mamas & babies for 1 year after discharge from the NICU (or until babies are walking) Our group provides, relevant topics and information to NICU mamas, a community of kindness, compassion and shared experience, and a safe space for immune suppressed babies. All mamas & NICU babies are welcome: No matter which hospital you were served in you are welcome.
Providing grants to ease the burden on families with a child or children who spend 4 weeks or more in the NICU and have medical insurance. Our grant program strives to provide support to families in receiving ongoing medical care, therapies and modalitlies which support the well being of the child(ren). The mission of our Grant Program is to provide a helping hand to fill the gap.